The old .303

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Fri Apr 25, 2014 10:12 am

This year I have loaded the old war horse with Impala's to take it out for a test run in the field in June.

After a couple of loads the old .303 started to agree with 40gr S321 in small stamped PMP cases. The spreed is at 2750ft/s and below is the best group I got at 150m after we tweaked the scope a bit to the right.

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Fri Apr 25, 2014 11:04 am

Very nice grouping you got there :thumbup: :thumbup:
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Fri Apr 25, 2014 7:01 pm

Nothing wrong with the old Enfield - those .303 still make good hunting rifles.
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Fri Apr 25, 2014 8:53 pm

Ek het 'n vriend wat SO kan skiet, .303 174gr 100m
..die kalmste is om belangrik te bly...
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Fri Apr 25, 2014 8:56 pm

Now you just need zuma on the opposite end :thumbup:
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Fri Apr 25, 2014 11:32 pm

Donkey wrote:Now you just need zuma on the opposite end :thumbup:

Hahaha,good one.
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Sat Apr 26, 2014 6:42 pm

Rightfully or wrongly there has been more game shot in Africa with te .303 than anything else. Close contender would be the 7mm Mauser
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